Grey Goo is a fine but flawed real-time strategy game for solo players, offering genuinely interesting races in an otherwise safe and staid experience.
Blue Estate review: Sordid nights
Though it’s mechanically competent, Blue Estate’s story is just too immature for its own good.
A Board On Which To Game: Linkee’s “Anti-Genius” Trivia
Linkee makes a clever case for trivia games, but a compendium of European knowledge will be your best friend here.
The Evening Report, May 7th, 2013: Desilets’ Defense and Pre-Orders Go Beyond Two Souls
Desilets’ out at Ubisoft (again), McGee’s working on an Oz game, and Willem Dafoe is getting more screen time in Beyond Two Souls.
The Evening Report, April 16th, 2013: Funding Physics and Suspending Titans
The Indie Fund’s backing a literal hole in the ground, Respawn filed a trademark, and a Chinese Dota 2 league got suspended.
The Evening Report, April 2nd, 2013: Deadpool Dismissals and Straight-Up Lame DLC
Activision lays off some employees, Borderlands offers levels for money, and SimCity gets into the sponsorship business.
The Evening Report, March 26th, 2013: Wada Resigns and Papo Gets Steamy
Yoichi Wada resigns, Square Enix has lofty expectations for their games, and Papo & Yo continues the Great Steam Indie Migration.
The Evening Report, March 19th, 2013: The Ninja Special and Sonic Eggs
Mark of the Ninja: Special Edition announced, includes scads of commentary
The Evening Report, February 26th, 2013: Battleblock Begins and Disconnected Diablos
PS3/4 versions of Diablo III won’t be cross-platform compatible with PC, and Battleblock Theater is finally coming out!
The Evening Report, February 12th, 2013: Delayed Legends and Extended Halos
Ubisoft is making Rayman wait a while, Lace Mamba’s doing some shady business and Halo 2’s not dead yet on the PC.